Reply to post: Re: Relational?

Yugabyte's double-decker DBaaS follows Cochroach in distributed RDBMS

Robert Grant Silver badge

Re: Relational?

I think Spanner achieves this by having atomic clocks, and making minimum transaction time guarantees that take long enough for signals to reach all nodes. Cockroach and Yugabyte are simpler, and so can't offer that guarantee, but are still pretty useful for lots of workloads.

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